Reporters who dug up stories that were usually hushed up by either government or business owners, sometimes went under cover
the idea that the government should intervene as little as possible in social and economic issues
huge influence economically and politically in charge of lots of big monopolies and trusts including Northern Securities
Boone and Crockett club
a club formed by TR and Grinnel, which supported forest management, clean water, and restricted use of natural resources: fought for Yellowstone
a friend of TR; a conservationist helped add Yosemite valley and Marisopa Sequoia Grove into the protected area.